Arbroath travel guide

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You're Going to Love Arbroath

With a population of 22.291, Arbroath is a must-see destination in Scotland, United Kingdom.

When to visit Arbroath

Arbroath in September
Estimated hotel price
€59
1 night at 3-star hotel
Arbroath in September
Estimated hotel price
€59
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Arbroath in July, when the average temperature is 15 °C, and the highest can go up to 18 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 2 °C, with an average temperature of 4 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in October, when precipitation is around 84 mm. In contrast, March is usually the driest month of the year in Arbroath, with an average rainfall of 43 mm.

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How to Get to Arbroath

Plane

Although Arbroath doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Aberdeen Airport (ABZ), which is located 75 km from Arbroath. Aberdeen Airport is the most popular, with regular flights from British Airways, Loganair, Aer Lingus and other airlines departing from Ireland.

Train

LNER is the most popular train carrier serving Arbroath, followed by Scotrail. The train journey from Arbroath to Liverpool takes 5h 00m and costs around €49 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Manchester, expect to pay about €109 for a 6h 10m trip. The train station in Arbroath is called Arbroath, and is located 0.4 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Arbroath is to pick up a car hire from Edinburgh, which is about 78 km from Arbroath. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in Edinburgh.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Arbroath, including Megabus, FlixBus and Scottish Citylink. From Glasgow, the bus ride to Arbroath takes 185 km and will cost you around €7. From Manchester, the ticket costs about €48 for a journey of 636 km.

Plane

Although Arbroath doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Aberdeen Airport (ABZ), which is located 75 km from Arbroath. Aberdeen Airport is the most popular, with regular flights from British Airways, Loganair, Aer Lingus and other airlines departing from Ireland.

Train

LNER is the most popular train carrier serving Arbroath, followed by Scotrail. The train journey from Arbroath to Liverpool takes 5h 00m and costs around €49 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Manchester, expect to pay about €109 for a 6h 10m trip. The train station in Arbroath is called Arbroath, and is located 0.4 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Arbroath is to pick up a car hire from Edinburgh, which is about 78 km from Arbroath. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in Edinburgh.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Arbroath, including Megabus, FlixBus and Scottish Citylink. From Glasgow, the bus ride to Arbroath takes 185 km and will cost you around €7. From Manchester, the ticket costs about €48 for a journey of 636 km.

Airports near Arbroath

Airlines serving Arbroath

Lufthansa
Good (4,575 reviews)
KLM
Good (851 reviews)
SWISS
Good (919 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,399 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,590 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,276 reviews)
Air France
Good (971 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,542 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (482 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,924 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,119 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,481 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,662 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (222 reviews)
Finnair
Good (886 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (833 reviews)
LOT
Good (681 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,153 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (915 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (830 reviews)
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Where to stay in Arbroath

Average rates range from around €92 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to €185 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Arbroath

Hiring a car in Arbroath

Expect to pay €1.75 per litre in Arbroath (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between €20.97 and €27.96. The most frequently booked car type in Arbroath is Mini (Class Mini Car or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Vauxhall Corsa or similar) is, on average, 51% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Expect to pay €1.75 per litre in Arbroath (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between €20.97 and €27.96. The most frequently booked car type in Arbroath is Mini (Class Mini Car or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Vauxhall Corsa or similar) is, on average, 51% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.